Tag Archives: dapper

A Reminder About Upgrading Ubuntu…

I have seen a few questions in IRC and the forums lately regarding upgrading Ubuntu machines.  I thought I would toss out a reminder on the best, supported, methods of upgrading your machine and how to avoid (hopefully) some common pitfalls. Upgrade Preparation The first step towards an upgrade is to backup any mission-critical data […]

Upgrade To Ubuntu 8.04

Ubuntu 8.04 “Hardy Heron” is released!  Definitely cause for celebration with many, many new features and improvements!  I figure a hot search item for the next little bit will be regarding how to upgrade.  I thought I’d share a collection of links that will hopefully cover enough of the bases to cover everyone.  Remember, the […]

Upgrade Ubuntu 6.06 to Ubuntu 8.04

With Ubuntu 8.04 being the second LTS (Long Term Support) release it is also possible to upgrade from LTS to LTS releases.  This means upgrading Ubuntu 6.06 to Ubuntu 8.04.  I have tested this in a previous post, “Dapper 6.06 to Hardy 8.04 Direct Server Upgrade“, which you might also be interested in (that post […]